Consultation-Proposed sale of Egyptian funerary monument of Sekhemka

Start date: 1 November 2012

End date: 30 November 2012


Northampton Borough Council is proposing to sell an Egyptian funerary monument representing Sekhemka from its museum collection to reinvest the proceeds into other cultural and heritage projects.

We have now identified opportunities for development in which we can invest the proceeds and would like to hear your views on our proposals.

Details of opportunities:

Delapre Abbey

How will the results be used:

Results from this consultation will be used to help us make a decision on how the proceeds from the disposal of this statue should be used.


To view summary consultation findings, click here.

For further information about the museum you may like to view:

Details of the museums can be viewed here 

For queries and help:

If you have any queries about this consultation, please email

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